'Hi, I'm calling from Microsoft': Tech support scams on the rise

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'Hi, I'm calling from Microsoft': Tech support scams on the rise

Microsoft says it has seen a near 25 per cent annual jump in technical support scams

Microsoft received 153,000 reports in 2017 from customers who either encountered or fell victim to tech support scams, a 24 per cent jump on the previous year. Some 15 per cent of complainants lost...

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